Stephen D Roper, Ph.D.

Professor

  • 6894 Citations
1969 …2019
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Personal profile

External positions

Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics and Department of Otolaryngology, Univ of Miami School of Medicine

1995 → …

Professor, Dept of Anatomy and Neurobiol, Dept of Physiol, Colorado State Univ

1985 → …

Chairman, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Colorado State Univ

1985 → …

Professor, Department of Anatomy and Department of Physiology, Univ of Colorado

1985 → …

Associate Professor, Dept of Anatomy and Dept of Physiology, Univ of Colorado

1979 → …

Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, Univ of Colorado

1976 → …

Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy, Univ of Colorado

1973 → …

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Projects 1977 2019

Orosensory pain following oxaliplatin chemotherapy

Roper, S. D.

National Institutes of Health

9/1/178/31/19

Project: Research projectExploratory/Developmental Grants

oxaliplatin
Hyperalgesia
Facial Pain
Drug Therapy
Pain

PROCESSING, ACQUISITION AND MODELING OF MORPHOLOGY

Roper, S. D. & Gonnerman, L.

National Institutes of Health

1/1/86 → …

Project: Research projectPostdoctoral Individual National Research Service Award, Research Project

Taste Buds
Neurotransmitter Agents
Acids
Deglutition Disorders
Calcium
Geniculate Ganglion
Afferent Neurons
Neurons
Sensory Receptor Cells
Taste Buds

Imaging Taste in Ensembles of Afferent Neurons

Chaudhari, N. & Roper, S. D.

National Institutes of Health

7/20/128/31/14

Project: Research projectExploratory/Developmental Grants

Afferent Neurons
Geniculate Ganglion
Neurons
Entropy
Sensory Receptor Cells

A new method to measure taste bud function

Roper, S. D.

National Institutes of Health

7/1/0511/30/17

Project: Research projectJames A. Shannon Director's Award, Research Project

Taste Buds
Biosensing Techniques
Neurotransmitter Agents
Glutamic Acid
Acetylcholine

Research Output 1969 2017

  • 6894 Citations
  • 128 Article
  • 5 Chapter
  • 3 Conference contribution
  • 2 Review article
15 Citations

Taste buds: Cells, signals and synapses

Roper, S. D. & Chaudhari, N., Aug 1 2017, In : Nature Reviews Neuroscience. 18, 8, p. 485-497 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Taste Buds
Synapses
Research
2 Citations

Transcriptomes and neurotransmitter profiles of classes of gustatory and somatosensory neurons in the geniculate ganglion

Dvoryanchikov, G., Hernandez, D., Roebber, J. K., Hill, D. L., Roper, S. D. & Chaudhari, N., Dec 1 2017, In : Nature Communications. 8, 1, 760.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geniculate Ganglion
neurotransmitters
neurons
Transcriptome
Neurons
13 Citations

A permeability barrier surrounds taste buds in lingual epithelia

Dando, R., Pereira, E., Kurian, M., Barro-Soria, R., Chaudhari, N. & Roper, S. D., Jan 1 2015, In : American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 308, 1, p. C21-C32

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taste Buds
Tongue
Permeability
Epithelium
Aptitude
15 Citations

Breadth of tuning in taste afferent neurons varies with stimulus strength

Wu, A., Dvoryanchikov, G., Pereira, E., Chaudhari, N. & Roper, S. D., Sep 16 2015, In : Nature Communications. 6, 8171.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

taste
Afferent Neurons
neurons
stimuli
Neurons
5 Citations

Leptin's effect on taste bud calcium responses and transmitter secretion

Meredith, T. L., Corcoran, A. & Roper, S. D., May 1 2015, In : Chemical Senses. 40, 4, p. 217-222 6 p., bju066.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Taste Buds
Leptin
Calcium
Leptin Receptors
Peptide Hormones

Activities 1981 2006

  • 3 Types of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

NIH Somatosensory and Chemosensory Study Section

Stephen D Roper (Other)
20062010

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

Association for Chemoreception Sciences

Stephen D Roper (Other)
2000

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

NIH Neurobiol Study Section

Stephen D Roper (Other)
19811986

Activity: Other activity typesTypes of External academic engagement - Membership of external research organization

Prizes

B.A. Magna cum laude

Stephen D Roper (Recipient), 1967

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Charter Member 2001 - present

Stephen D Roper (Recipient), 2001

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence

Stephen D Roper (Recipient), 2000

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Frito-Lay Award for Distinguished Research in Taste

Stephen D Roper (Recipient), 1992

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Fullbright Fellow 1967 - 1968

Stephen D Roper (Recipient), 1967

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)